Mostafa Waziri

Restoration of heads of rams recently discovered in Al-Kebbash Road begins

Tue, 12 Oct 2021 - 12:30 GMT

The discovery was made while excavating south of the Karnak temples at the gate of Ptolemy III Euergetes.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities begins restoration works of Saray al-Qubba’s archaeological granite column

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 12:54 GMT

This project comes within the state’s efforts to renovate the Egyptian squares to show the beauty of their architectural design, and develop public parks.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. visits Esna Temple for inspection

Sun, 29 Aug 2021 - 03:45 GMT

The Services Development Committee is now following up on the work of developing and rehabilitating the site and raising the efficiency of its services

Lengthy workshop to discuss strategy of operating services at Grand Egyptian Museum held on Aug. 17

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 11:48 GMT

Hassan Allam coalition officials and representatives began the workshop with a detailed presentation reviewing the strategy of operating services in the museum

34 antique coins seized at Cairo International Airport

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 11:30 GMT

The 34 antique coins were in the possession of a passenger who was trying to smuggle them.

Khufu's Solar Ships: The oldest organic antiquity in the world

Sun, 08 Aug 2021 - 01:45 GMT

Khufu’s Solar Ships were discovered by Egyptian archaeologist and journalist Kamal el-Malakh in 1954.

Egypt’s ‘Kings of the Sun’ exhibition in Prague extended to September 30

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 01:26 GMT

This is the second time that the duration of the "Kings of the Sun" exhibition has been extended at the request of the Czech side.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. follows-up on latest development work underway in Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 02:34 GMT

The project's developments and ways to improve the level of tourism services in the museum were reviewed, with the aim to improve the experience of visitors and tourists.

Development of visitor services in Egypt’s archaeological sites, museums

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 11:24 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled El-Enani held a meeting to discuss ways to develop visitor services at archaeological sites and museums nationwide.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. follows-up on latest works in Grand Egyptian Museum

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 01:40 GMT

Khaled El-Enani discussed numerous aspects of the work carried out in the Grand Egyptian Museum, in addition to the transfer process of Khufu’s First Solar Ship.

Egypt retrieves 114 smuggled antiquities from France

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 08:11 GMT

Egypt’s Public Prosecutor Hamada al-Sawy retrieved, Wednesday 114 looted antiquities that were smuggled to France, as part of the joint investigations launched by Egypt’s Prosecution and the French judicial authorities.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. visits Virgin Mary Tree in Cairo

Tue, 25 May 2021 - 08:53 GMT

It was one of the points of the journey of the Holy Family in Egypt.

60% of restoration works of Cairo’s Mohammed Ali Pasha Mosque, Clock Tower completed

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 11:16 GMT

The restoration works aim to restore their original luster, and highlight their archaeological and artistic beauty.

Discovery of several tombs in Al-Hamdiya necropolis east of Sohag

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 02:35 GMT

Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mustafa Waziri said that these tombs have multiple models of about 250 tombs etched at several levels in the mountain.

Secretary-General of Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities follows up on transfer process of Khufu’s 1st Solar Boat

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 02:44 GMT

Waziri explained that the packaging and reinforcement work on the body of the boat is conducted in accordance with scientific international standards used in the transfer of antiquities.

110 tombs spanning back to 3 different ancient Egyptian eras discovered in Egypt’s Dakahlia

Tue, 27 Apr 2021 - 02:22 GMT

The civilizations of Lower Egypt are known as Boto 1 and 2, the Naqada III civilization and the Second Transition Era known as the Hyksos Period

Learn about latest excavation, restoration work at Temples of Karnak

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 02:32 GMT

The Supreme Committee of the Egyptian French Center for the Study of the Temples of Karnak in Luxor has concluded its meetings to examine the works that have been accomplished during the 2020/2021 season at the temples.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities begins restoration works for archaeological Mohammad Ali Bridge

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 01:15 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities has started the restoration and maintenance of the archaeological Mohammad Ali Bridge in El-Qanater City, Qalyubia Governorate, in coordination with the Ministry of Irrigation and the City Council.

In 2021, Saqqara will continue to reveal its secrets, amaze the world

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 01:38 GMT

From Saqqara, Egypt's Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities will announce the first discoveries of 2021.

Board of Directors of Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities approves decisions to promote cultural tourism in Egypt

Wed, 30 Dec 2020 - 01:09 GMT

The Board of Directors of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, in its convention headed by Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enany on December 29, approved decisions to promote cultural tourism in Egypt.

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